Tag: image

Retina revolution

I’m a bit late in linking to this piece but a recent post by Filament Group reignited my curiosity about it. Filament Group has been doing an absolute ton of research and work behind solving this newfound img/picture issue we’re dealing with, and it’s interesting to see their take on the image compression technique. I […]

Posted: January 15, 2013

Embedded Image in HTML

http://lcamtuf.coredump.cx/squirrel/ This feels like a dirty, dirty hack, but it’s interesting nonetheless. (Squirrel!)

Posted: July 09, 2012

WordPress Widget Image Field: A Widget Utility Plugin

I’ve built a number of custom Widgets for projects, but image fields were always a bit of a hassle usually involving copying and pasting of image URLs. Based on the work I’ve been doing with Attachments, I thought this experience could be improved upon.

Posted: February 06, 2012

alexmic/filtrr – GitHub

alexmic/filtrr – GitHub. Instagram in JavaScript. I’m continually interested in learning more about canvas and really need to get in gear.

Posted: February 06, 2012

Using CSS3 to Properly Center Thumbnail Galleries

I’ve got a specific stance on CSS3. While the geek in me wants to use it whenever and wherever possible, there are some drawbacks when it comes to consistency. There are cases, though, where I feel it really appropriate to go ahead and take advantage of what CSS3 has to offer. Thumbnail galleries, for instance, provide a nice platform to begin working with nth-child().

Posted: March 18, 2010

Getting Back to Basics: Effective Use of Images

Imagery is a very important aspect in Web design. Are you using images properly?

Posted: July 20, 2009

Suckerfish HoverLightbox Redux

After taking some time to play with the design as well as functionality, a new version of the Suckerfish HoverLightbox is here.

Posted: February 19, 2007

Crop & Resize with JavaScript, PHP, and ImageMagick

This demo was put together in an effort to make very basic image editing easier for less technically inclined users. The main intention is to provided it as a component to include in a variety of applications including custom content management systems or Web applications.

Posted: January 22, 2007

Suckerfish HoverLightbox

The Suckerfish HoverLightbox is a mashup of three very popular Web design techniques blended together to offer a new way of presenting your image galleries.

Posted: March 27, 2006

Semantic Image Use

Semantic markup often holds more value than meets the eye. When practicing semantics with your markup, a byproduct is increased accessibility, decent base search engine optimization, and a boost to usability. The use of images in development is sometimes a gray area for new developers. The beauty of CSS is the ability to separate content […]

Posted: March 20, 2006